Dan West: Writer/Artist/Filmmaker
Dan West is a San Francisco-based writer, actor and filmmaker. He is the author of the comedy/horror novel trilogy consisting of The House That Dripped Gore, And They All Died Screaming and The Island of the People Drinkers, plus two volumes of humorous short stories: Dan West's Homemade Embalming Fluid and Dan West's Web of Lies, Monsturd: The Movie Tie-In Novelization (with Rick Popko) and The Decayed Whateley Bloodline of Dunwich, Massachusetts. He has co-written and co-directed two horror/comedy feature films: Monsturd and its sequel RetarDEAD with his comedy team partner and frequent collaborator, Rick Popko. A third sequel is currently in the works. He is also an accomplished artist and sometime drummer.